Phyllonorycter acanthus Davis & Deschka, 2001

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SUBFAMILY Lithocolletinae
GENUSPhyllonorycter
SPECIES acanthus
AUTHORDavis & Deschka, 2001
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONPhyllonorycter acanthus, new species
TYPE LOCALITYMexico: Durango, El Salto, 2100 m.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES Latitude: 23°46'56" Longitude: -105°21'30"
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Holotype ♂, genitalia slide nr. USNM30779♂, GD1704♀, USNM; Paratypes 4♂ and 10♀ in coll. Deschka (Steyr), USNM.
STATUSSpecies
PUBLICATION Davis, D. R. & Deschka, G. 2001. Biology and systematics of the North American Phyllonorycter leafminers on Salicaceae, with a synoptic catalog of the Palearctic species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology (614):1–89.
PAGINATION 42–45, figs. 25, 37, 195–203, 251–253, 309–312, 351, 352, 433, 434, 450, 451, map 5

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Mexico   Davis, D. R. & Deschka, G. 2001. Biology and systematics of the North American Phyllonorycter leafminers on Salicaceae, with a synoptic catalog of the Palearctic species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology (614):1–89. 45

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATION PAGE
Salicaceae Salix bonplandiana Mexico Davis, D. R. & Deschka, G. 2001. Biology and systematics of the North American Phyllonorycter leafminers on Salicaceae, with a synoptic catalog of the Palearctic species (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae). - Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology (614):1–89. 45